Career Planning and Adult Development Journal

Articles from Vol. 21, No. 3, Fall

101 Salary Secrets: How to Negotiate like a Pro
101 Salary Secrets: How to Negotiate Like a Pro, by Daniel Porot and Frances Belles Haynes. 2000, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA, 211 pages, Soft Cover, $12.95Intended Audience: A, B, D, E, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Right Attitude; Timing...
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425 Ways to Stretch Your $$$$
425 Ways to Stretch Your $$$$, by Vernon L. Williams. 2004. West Conshohocken, PA: Infinity Publishing. 208 pages, Soft Cover, $19.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Give Yourself a Pay Raise; 38 Ways to Cut Your Food Bill;...
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A Fork in the Road: A Career Planning Guide for Young Adults
A Fork in the Road: A Career Planning Guide for Young Adults, by Susan Maltz and Barbara Grahn. 2003. Manassas, VA: Impact Pub Heat ion s.l 15 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, F, G, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:You're...
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Answering Your Call: A Guide for Living Your Deepest Purpose
Answering Your Call: A Guide for Living Your Deepest Purpose, by John P. Schuster. 2003. San Francisco, CA: BerretKoehler Publishers. 152 pages, Soft Cover, $15.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, F, HMajor Headings from Table of Contents:You Are Called;...
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A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age
A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age, by Daniel H. Pink. 2005. New York, NY: Riverhead Books/Penguin Group. 260 pages, Hard Back, $24.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Conceptual Age:...
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Be Our Guest: Perfecting the Art of Customer Service
BEING YOUR "BEST" ENTREPRENEUR Be Our Guest: Perfecting the Art of Customer Service, by The Disney Institute. 2001. Orlando, FL: Disney Enterprises. 206 pages, Hard Back, $15.95Intended Audience: B, CMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Service, Disney...
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Beyond Juggling: Rebalancing Your Busy Life
Beyond Juggling: Rebalancing Your Busy Life, by Kurt Sandholtz, Brooklyn Derr, Kathy Buckner, and Dawn Carlson. 2002. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler. 210 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, FMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The...
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Black Enterprise Guide to Building Your Career
Black Enterprise Guide to Building Your Career, by Cassandra Hayes (2002, John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY, 257 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95)Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Planning Your Career; Fine-Tuning Your Resume; Building...
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Boost Your Interview IQ: Proven Techniques That Will Get You the Job from the Interview Coach at Monster.com
Boost Your Interview IQ: Proven Techniques that Will Get You the Job From the Interview Coach at Monster.com, by Carol Martin. 2004, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 164 pages, Soft Cover, $11.95Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The...
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Building Your Career Portfolio
Building Your Career Portfolio, by Carol A. Poore. 2001. Franklin Lakes, NJ: The Career Press. 223 pages, Soft Cover, $13.99Intended Audience: A, B, C, D, E, FMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Career Portfolio; Understanding Career Risk; Personal...
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Career Management for the Creative Person: Right-Brain Techniques to Run Your Professional Life and Build Your Business
Career Management for the Creative Person: Right-Brain Techniques to Run Your Professional Life and Build Your Business, by Lee Silber. 1999. New York, NY: Three Rivers Press. 334 pages, Soft Cover, $15.00)Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, FMajor Headings...
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Career Warfare: 10 Rules for Building a Successful Personal Brand and Fighting to Keep It
Career Warfare: 10 Rules for Building a Successful Personal Brand and Fighting to Keep It, by David F. D'Alessandro with Michele Owens. 2004. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 208 pages, Hard Back, $21.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents...
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Change Your Job Change Your Life: Careering and ReCareering in the New Boom Bust Economy
Change Your Job Change Your Life: Careering and ReCareering in the New Boom Bust Economy, by Ron Krannich. 2004, Impact Publications, Manassas Park, VA, 343 pages, Soft Cover, $21.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, D, E, F, GMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Prepare...
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Conceptual Blockbusting: A Guide to Better Ideas
Conceptual Blockbusting: A Guide to Better Ideas, by James L. Adams. 2001. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing. 209 pages, Soft Cover, $16.50Intended Audience: CMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Perpetual Blocks; Emotional Blocks; Cultural and Environmental...
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Cool Colleges: For the Hyper-Intelligent, Self-Directed, Late Blooming, and Just Plain Different
Cool Colleges: For the Hyper-Intelligent, Self-Directed, Late Blooming, and Just Plain Different by Donald Asher. 2000. Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press. 415 pages, Soft Cover, $15.75Intended Audience: A, E, FMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Ivy League...
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Cover Letter Magic: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers (2Nd Edition)
Cover Letter Magic: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers (2nd edition), by Louise M. Kursmark. 2004. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Publishing. 412 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95.Intended Audience: A, DMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Creating and Distributing...
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Diary of a Job Search: One Man's Journey from Unemployment to a New Career
Diary of a Job Search: One Man's Journey From Unemployment to a New Career, by Tim Johnston, Laura Lorber, Perri Capell. 2003, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA, 193 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Absorbing...
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Don't Send a Resume and Other Contrarian Rules to Help Land a Great Job
Don't Send a Resume and Other Contrarian Rules to Help Land a Great Job, by Jeffrey J. Fox. 2001. New York, N.Y.: Hyperion. 172 pages, Hard Back, $16.95Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Why Resumes Don't Sell; Skip the Personnel...
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Dressing Smart in the New Millennium: 200 Quick Tips for Great Style
Dressing Smart in the New Millennium: 200 Quick Tips for Great Style, by JoAnna Nicholson. 2000. Manassas Park, YA: Impact Publications. 231 pages, Soft Cover, $15.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:You're About To Begin A...
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Expert Resumes for Career Changers
Expert Resumes for Career Changers, by Louise M. Kursmark 2005. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Works. 270 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: A, DMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Resume Writing, Strategy & Formats; Sample Resumes for Career...
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Finishing Well ... What People Who Really Live Do Differently!
Finishing Well ... What People Who Really Live Do Differently! by Bob Buford. 2004. Nashville, TN: Integrity Publishers. 296 pages, Hard Back, $21.99Intended Audience: A, C, E, F, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Is There Something More? Building...
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Get Clients Now!: A 28-Day Marketing Program for Professionals and Consultants
Get Clients Now!: A 28-Day Marketing Program for Professionals and Consultants, by CJ. Hayde. 1999. New York, NY: AMACON. 204 pages, Soft Cover, $19.95Intended Audience: B, C, D, EMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Setup (What Really Works?; Where...
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High-Impact Learning: Strategies for Leveraging Business Results from Training
MEETING HUMAN RESOURCE AND WORK FORCE CHALLENGES High-Impact Learning: Strategies for Leveraging Business Results From Training, by Robert Brinkerholl and Anne Apking. 2001. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Books Group. 241 pages, Soft Cover, $32.50Intended Audience:...
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How to Be Happy at Work: A Practical Guide to Career Satisfaction
PROACTIVELY MANAGING CAREERS How To Be Happy At Work: A Practical Guide to Career Satisfaction, by Arlene S. Hirsch. 2004. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Works, 294 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Career Choice...
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How to Choose the Right Person for the Right Job Every Time
How to Choose the Right Person for the Right Job Every Time, by Lori Davila and Louise Kursmark. 2005. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 158 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: F, G, HMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Your Hiring Decisions will...
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I Can't Believe I Get Paid to Do This!
I Can't Believe I Get Paid To Do This! by Stacey Mayo. 2005. Roswell, GA: Gold Leaf Publishing. 288 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:First American Woman to Successfully Climb Mount Everest; From Welfare...
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Insider's Guide to Finding a Job: Expert Advice from America's Top Employers and Recruiters
Insider's Guide to Finding a Job: Expert Advice from America's Top Employers and Recruiters, by Shelly Goldman. 2005. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Publishing. 246 pages, Soft Cover, $12.95Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Take Control:...
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Insights for the Journey: Navigating to Thrive, Enjoy, and Prosper in Senior Management
Insights for the Journey: Navigating to Thrive, Enjoy, and Prosper in Senior Management, by John Lucht. 2001. New York, NY: The Viceroy Press. 104 pages, Hard Back, $19.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Insights for the Journey....
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In the Face of Uncertainty: 25 Top Leaders Speak out on Challenge, Change, and the Future of American Business
In The Face of Uncertainty: 25 Top Leaders Speak Out on Challenge, Change, and the Future of American Business, by Martha I. Finney. 2002. New York, NY: AMACOM. 240 pages, Hard Back, $21.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Chapter...
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Introduction to This Issue
When Steven Beasley and Dick Knowdell asked me to be the Guest Editor of the Book Review issue of the Career Planning and Adult Development Journal, I was thrilled. What an honor to be able to coordinate a team of professionals reviewing the "latest...
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It's Not Business, It's Personal: The Nine Relationships Principles That Power Your Career
It's Not Business, It's Personal: The Nine Relationships Principles That Power Your Career, by Ronna Lichtenberg. 2001. New York, NY: Hyperion. 288 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Always Remember It...
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Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities
Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities, by Daniel J. Ryan (2004, JIST Works, Indianapolis, IN, 274 pages, Soft Cover, $17.95)Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Preparing for Your Job Search; Marketing Yourself to Potential...
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Lavender Road to Success: The Career Guide for the Gay Community
Lavender Road to Success: The Career Guide for the Gay Community by Kirk Snyder (2003, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA, 194 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95)Intended Audience: A, B, E, F, G, HMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Developing Your Foundation for...
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Nail the Cover Letter!
Nail the Cover Letter! by Ron & Caryl Krannich. 2005. Manassas Park, VA: Impact Publications, 199 pages, Soft Cover, $17.99Intended Audience: A, DMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Power Up Your Job Search With Dynamite Letters; Myths and Realities;...
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Nail the Resume - Great Tips for Creating Dynamite Resumes
Nail the Resume - Great Tips for Creating Dynamite Resumes by Ron and Caryl Krannich. 2005. Manassas Park, VA: Impact Publications. 222 pages, Soft Cover., $17.95.Intended Audience: A, DMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Dynamite Resumes Generate...
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Net Words: Creating High-Impact Online Copy
Net Words: Creating High-Impact Online Copy, by Nick Usborne. 2002. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 249 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: B, C, D, F, G, H, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Everything Changes Online; Allow Copywriters to Do...
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Networking for Job Search and Career Success
ACTIVE JOB SEARCH OR IN TRANSITION Networking for Job Search and Career Success, by L. Michelle Tuilier. 2004. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Works. 372 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, F, G, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The...
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NicheCraft: Using Your Specialness to Focus Your Business, Corner Your Market, and Make Customers Seek You Out
NicheCraft: Using Your Specialness to Focus Your Business, Corner Your Market, and Make Customers Seek You Out, by Lynda Falkenstein. 2000. Portland, OR: Niche Press. 297 pages, Soft Cover, $24.95Intended Audience: B, C, E, F, G, HMajor Headings from...
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Over 40 Job Search Guide: Ten Strategies for Making Your Age an Advantage in Your Career
Over 40 Job Search Guide: Ten Strategies for Making Your Age an Advantage in Your Career, by Gail Geary. (2005, JIST Works, Indianapolis, IN, 236 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95)Intended Audience: AMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Play It Again on Your...
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Please Do Not Just Do What I Tell You.Do What Needs to Be Done
Please Do not Just Do What I Tell You...Do What Needs To Be Done, by Bob Nelson. 2001. New York, NY: Hyperion. 105 pages, Hard Back, $17.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:A message whose time has come; Ultimate Expectation...
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Proof of Performance: How to Build a Career Portfolio to Land a Great New Job
WRITING POWERFUL CAREER COMMUNICATIONS Proof of Performance: How to Build a Career Portfolio to Land a Great New Job, by Rick Nelles. 2001. Manassas Park, VA: Impact Publications, 200 pages, Soft Cover, $17.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from...
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Retire Young Retire Rich
Retire Young Retire Rich, by Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter. 2002. New York, NY: Warner Books. 335 pages, Soft Cover, $17.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Leverage of Your Mind; The Leverage of Your Plan; The...
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Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not
Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What The Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That The Poor And Middle Class Do Not, by Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter CPA. 2000. New York, NY: Warner Books. 203 pages, Soft Cover, $22.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings...
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Simplify Your Work Life: Ways to Change the Way You Work So You Have More Time to Live
Simplify Your Work Life: Ways to Change the Way You Work So You Have More Time to Live, by Elaine St. James. 2001. New York, NY: Hyperion. 296 pages, Soft Cover, $9.99Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Cutting back on the amount...
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Straight Talk about Gays in the Workplace: Creating an Inclusive, Productive Environment for Everyone in Your Organization
Straight Talk About Gays in the Workplace: Creating an Inclusive, Productive Environment for Everyone in Your Organization, by Liz Winfeld. 2005. Binghamton, NY: Hawthorn Press. 216 pages, Soft Cover, $24.95Intended Audience: B, E, H, IMajor Headings...
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Successful Womans Guide to Working Smart: 10 Strengths That Matter Most
Successful Womans Guide to Working Smart: 10 Strengths That Matter Most, by Caitlin Williams (2001, Davies-Black Publishing, PaIo Alto, CA, 244 pages, Soft Cover, $20.95)Intended Audience: A, C, F, G, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Building Your...
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Success Is a Journey
LIVING A BETTER LIFE Success is a Journey, by Doug Smart. 2004. Roswell, GA: James & Brookfield Publishers. 130 pages, Soft Cover, $20Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Power of Focus; Smiling Through the Storms; Private...
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Talking Money: Everything You Need to Know about Your Finances and Your Future
Talking Money: Everything You Need to Know about Your Finances and Your Future, by Jean Chatzky. 2001. New York, NY: Warner Business Books. 290 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Talking Goals; Talking...
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The 101 Toughest Interview Questions.And the Answers That Win the Job!
The 101 Toughest Interview Questions...and the Answers That Win the Job! By Daniel Porot with Frances Bolles Haynes. 1999, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA, 101 pages, Soft Cover, $12.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Understanding...
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The Back Door Guide to Short Term Job Adventures
The Back Door Guide to Short Term Job Adventures, by Michael Landes. 2005. Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press. 584 pages, Soft Cover, $21.95Intended Audience: A, B, E, F, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Opening the Back Door to Your Future; Beginning...
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The Boss's Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know about Getting through and Getting the Most out of Every Day
The Boss's Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Getting Through and Getting the Most Out of Every Day, by Bob Rosner, Allan Halcrow, and Alan S. Levins. 2001. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 430 pages, Soft Cover, $16.95.Intended Audience: AllMajor...
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The Complete Job Search Guide for Latinos
The Complete Job Search Guide for Latinos, by Murray A. Mann and Rose Mary Bombela-Tobias. 2005. Hauppauge, New York: Barren's Educational Services. 410 pages, Soft Cover, $14.99Intended Audience: All.Major Headings from Table of Contents:20 chapters...
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The Girls Guide to Power and Success
The Girls Guide to Power and Success, by Susan Wilson Solovic. 2001. New York, NY: AMACOM. 208 pages, Soft Cover, $14.00Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The Power of Expectations; The Power of a "Go-for-It" Attitude; The Power...
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The Invisible Touch: The Four Keys to Modern Marketing
The Invisible Touch: The Four Keys to Modern Marketing, by Harry Beckwith. 2000. New York, NY: Warner Books. 232 pages, Hard Back, $21.95Intended Audience: C, D, EMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Research and Its Limits; Fallacies of Marketing;...
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The Job Loss Recovery Guide: A Proven Program for Getting Back to Work - Fast!
The Job Loss Recovery Guide: a Proven Program for Getting Back to Work - Fast! by Lynn Joseph. 2003. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger. 54 pages, Paper Back, $14.95.Intended Audience: AOutplacement counselors practice all the "correct" skills they learned in...
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The New Job Security: Five Strategies to Take Control of Your Career
The New Job Security: Five Strategies to Take Control of Your Career, by Pam Lassiter. 2002. Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press. 234 pages, Soft Cover, $14.95Intended Audience: A, CMajor Headings from Table of Contents:The New Way to Achieve Work Success;...
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The Student's Federal Career Guide
JUST GETTING STARTED The Student's Federal Career Guide, by Kathryn Kraemer Troutman and Emily K. Troutman. 2004. Baltimore, MD: The Resume Place. 221 pages, Soft Cover, $21.95.Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Ten Steps to...
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The Wholehearted Journey: Bringing Qualities of Soul to Everyday Life and Work
The Wholehearted Journey: Bringing Qualities of Soul to Everyday Life and Work, by Denise Bissonnette. 2002. Santa Cruz, CA: Diversity World. 359 pages, Soft Cover, $21.95Intended Audience: A, B, C, E, F, IMajor Headings from Table of Contents:Bringing...
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Weddle's Guide to Employment Sites on the Internet 2005/6 for Corporate and Third Party Recruiters, Job Seekers and Career Activists
Weddle's Guide to Employment Sites on the Internet 2005/6 for Corporate and Third Party Recruiters, Job Seekers and Career Activists, by Peter Weddle. 2005, Weddle's, Stamford, CT, 427 pages, Soft Cover, $27.95Intended Audience: AllMajor Headings from...
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